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  1. 1. June 3–7 | Orlando, Program Guide
  2. 2. Welcome to Orlando andIBM Innovate 2012The Premier Event for Software and Systems Innovation!On behalf of the IBM Rational team, I want to personally thank you for joining us for our most important client event of theyear. Innovate provides you with an excellent opportunity to network and share ideas with thousands of your peers, meetindustry experts, and learn more about the IBM solutions that are helping us all build a Smarter Planet.Innovate 2012 is where you can discover what’s NEXT in software technology, development methodologies, and industrytrends from IBM as well as client thought leaders and practitioners. You’ll also learn how IBM and our partners are goingto help you get there NOW. IBM will share the stage with clients, business partners, and your peers, all of whom will showhow software and systems innovation creates new business opportunities. You’ll see how improved development anddelivery methods help you achieve desired business outcomes, execute with reduced risk and cost, and accelerate thepace of software and systems delivery. With the proliferation of mobile devices, the consumerization of IT, and the growthof cloud computing, NOW is the time for enterprises to integrate every aspect of the software and systems life cycle.Value creation in almost every industry is shifting towards software, and your role in software innovation has never beenmore critical. As software and systems professionals, you are building a future that is increasingly reliant on software as theheart of interconnected and intelligent products and services. I sincerely believe that, at Innovate 2012, you will learn newand better ways to integrate your processes and deliver the software innovations of tomorrow with the help of our solutions.More than ever, Innovate 2012 is built around your needs and interests. It is more focused, streamlined, and interactivethan ever before. We have added new elements to the conference such as ScrumMaster® Training, The Innovate Race CarChallenge and the WebSphere Developer Jam; and, by popular demand, we’ve brought back more interactive sessions,like Birds-of-a-Feather. We have assembled a strong educational curriculum with a set of new tracks including AgileTransformation, Cloud Development & Deployment, Mobile Application Development, Direct from the Jazz Developers,Rational Genius and Packaged Applications. And we could not have done it without you. In fact more than 150 of oursessions are delivered by you and your peers. Innovate 2012 is itself a true example of how integration, collaboration, andoptimization help drive innovation.It is a pleasure to have you here and I’m con dent you’ll nd Innovate 2012 a valuable experience. I look forward to seeingyou at the opening keynote session, Monday, June 4th at 8:00am, ET.Sincerely,Dr. Kristof KloecknerGeneral Manager @ibminnovateIBM Software | Rational #ibminnovate
  3. 3. Table of ContentsTable of ContentsConference Highlights and General InformationAgenda-at-a-Glance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5Conference Highlights . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6What’s Happening in the Exhibit Hall . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13General Conference Information . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152012 Business Partner and Global Rational User Group Activities. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18Conference Maps and Hotel Floor Plans . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20Keynote PresentationsKeynote Speakers and Presentations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25Technical Tracks, Workshops and Birds-of-a-Feather SessionsStreams and Tracks . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 31Technical Workshops . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 147Open Labs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 151Birds-of-a-Feather Sessions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 156Executive Summit Sessions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 159Exhibit Hall and IBM Solution Center DirectorySponsors and Exhibitors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 167Exhibit Hall Floor Plan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 170Integration Center and Innovate Labs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 171IBM Solution Center . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 172 @ibminnovate #ibminnovate 1
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  7. 7. Agenda-at-a-GlanceSaturday, June 2 Tuesday, June 5 (continued) ® 9:00am – 4:30pm ScrumMaster Training* 11:00am – 2:00pm Exhibit Hall and 2:00pm – 7:00pm Registration and IBM Solution Center Information Center Open 12:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch 1:45pm – 2:45pm Breakout SessionsSunday, June 3 1:45pm – 6:00pm Open Labs 7:00am – 5:30pm VoiCE One-Day Program 2:45pm – 3:00pm Break 7:00am – 8:00pm Registration and 3:00pm – 6:00pm Technical Workshops* Information Center Open 3:00pm – 4:00pm Breakout Sessions 9:00am – 4:00pm Business Partner Summit 4:00pm – 4:15pm Break 9:00am – 4:30pm ScrumMaster® Training* 4:15pm – 5:45pm Breakout Sessions 8:00am – 12:45pm Breakout Sessions 5:00pm – 7:30pm Exhibit Hall and 12:30pm – 5:30pm Technical Workshops* IBM Solution Center 1:30pm – 5:00pm Breakout Sessions 6:00pm – 8:30pm Exhibit Hall and Wednesday, June 6 Welcome Reception 7:00am – 6:30pm Registration and Information Center OpenMonday, June 4 7:30am – 8:30am Continental Breakfast 7:00am – 7:00pm Registration and 8:30am – 9:30am General Session Keynote Information Center Open 9:30am – 10:00am Break 7:00am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast 10:00am – 11:00am Breakout Sessions 8:00am – 9:30am General Session Keynote 10:00am – 12:00pm Open Labs 9:30am – 9:45am Break 11:00am – 11:15am Break 9:45am – 10:30am Systems and IT/EM Domain 10:00am – 1:00pm Technical Workshops* Keynotes 11:15am – 12:45pm Breakout Sessions10:30am – 11:00am Break 11:00am – 2:00pm Exhibit Hall and11:00am – 12:30pm Breakout Sessions IBM Solution Center 11:00am – 2:00pm Technical Workshops 12:00pm – 2:00pm Lunch 12:00pm/12:30pm Lunch 1:45pm – 2:45pm Breakout Sessions – 2:00pm 1:45pm – 6:00pm Open Labs 12:45pm – 1:30pm Birds of a Feather Sessions 2:45pm – 3:00pm Break 1:45pm – 2:45pm Breakout Sessions 3:00pm – 4:00pm Breakout Sessions 2:45pm – 3:00pm Break 3:00pm – 6:00pm Technical Workshops* 1:45pm – 6:00pm Open Labs 4:00pm – 4:15pm Break 3:00pm – 6:00pm Technical Workshops* 4:15pm – 5:45pm Breakout Sessions 3:00pm – 4:00pm Breakout Sessions 7:00pm Depart for Special Event 4:00pm – 4:15pm Break 7:30pm – 11:00pm Special Event: SeaWorld 4:15pm – 5:45pm Breakout Sessions 5:00pm – 8:00pm Exhibit Hall and IBM Solution Thursday, June 7 Center (Reception) 7:00am – 1:00pm Registration and Information Center OpenTuesday, June 5 7:30am – 8:30am Continental Breakfast 7:00am – 7:00pm Registration and 8:30am – 9:30am Breakout Sessions Information Center Open 9:30am – 9:45am Break 7:00am – 8:00am Continental Breakfast 9:45am – 10:45am Breakout Sessions 8:00am – 10:00am General Session Keynote 10:45am – 11:00am Break10:00am – 10:30am Break 11:00am – 12:00pm Breakout Sessions10:30am – 12:00pm Breakout Sessions10:30am – 12:00pm Open Labs *Separate registration fees apply. For more information, 10:30am – 1:30pm Technical Workshops* visit the Onsite Registration Desk. 5
  8. 8. Conference Highlights Special Sunday Only Track: Imagine tools necessary so you can code along with us on IBM’s Southern Hemisphere I – Dolphin Hotel – Mobile Platform and the new WAS Liberty Profile. Join us Ballroom Level for developer sessions, get your hands on the tools, mingle Sunday, June 3 8:00am – 5:00pm with experts, and share best practices and an afternoon beer with your peers! See page 155 for more information on the Science fiction author William Gibson is quoted as saying, scheduled sessions. “The future is already here—it’s just not evenly distributed.” Together, Rational and IBM Research are investigating, NEW! ScrumMaster® Training envisioning, and inventing the future of software and systems Pelican 2 – Swan Hotel engineering. This track will give you insights into how the Offered by IBM in partnership world is changing, what it means for your development with Blue Mercury Consulting organization and your business, and what we, together, can do to take advantage of these changes. Presentations Saturday, June 2 9:00am – 4:30pm will range from general technology outlooks to specific Sunday, June 3 9:00am – 4:30pm investigations and prototypes to address the problems you will be confronting—sooner than you think. Top Take advantage of a two-day ScrumMaster® Certification researchers and development experts will be on hand to Course at Innovate2012. Scrum is a widely used practice answer your questions. many organizations leverage as a starting point in their Agile transformation. Organizations that successfully implement NEW! 5-Hour Sunday Session: Accelerating Scrum deliver solutions to their customers faster and with Innovation with Effective Software Delivery higher quality. ScrumMasters play a key role in successful Oceanic 8 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level Scrum implementations, acting as the advocate for Agile teams by removing barriers and reinforcing Agile values. Sunday, June 3 12:30pm – 5:30pm This session will combine discussion, hands-on exercises, Learn about IBM’s strategic application lifecycle management and lecture to introduce the concepts of Agile development offerings built upon the IBM® Rational® Jazz® platform. Using leadership. Participants who successfully complete scenarios that reflect real-world software delivery issues the training and the online exam will become Certified that many organizations face, this session explains how ScrumMasters. A separate registration fee is required for this IBM Rational provides a solution that delivers end-to-end training. Innovate attendees receive a 40% discount for this integration and in-context collaboration across the lifecycle, course. Space is limited! processes, tooling, and roles. Whether attendees come from the development, quality management, or requirements NEW! Women’s Analyst Executive Panel: What’s management world, see how IBM Rational Jazz can unify an Next Now for Your Career in Technology? entire organization. Pelican 1 – Swan Hotel Tuesday, June 5 3:00pm – 4:00pm NEW! 7 New Technical Tracks (See all Technical Tracks beginning on page 31) This session is a panel built by women for women, but all are welcome to attend. Cloud Development and Deployment Hosted by: Connie Moore, Vice President, Business Mobile Application Development Technology & Futures Forrester Research Packaged Applications Panelists: Cheryl Allison, Executive, Raytheon; Ellen Daley, Direct from the Jazz Developers Managing Director, Forrester Research; Gina Poole, Vice Rational Genius President IBM; Karla Wallace, Executive, General Motors; Agile Transformation Meg Selfe, Vice President, IBM WebSphere Developer Jam The Tech industry is under seismic change in business model and technology advances. Aligned with the theme NEW! WebSphere Developer Jam of the conference, the panel will focus on how to be a Oceanic 6 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level visionary through this change. To ride the wave of the next Wednesday, June 6 10:00am – 5:15pm phase of tech industry growth, the panel will discuss how Learn about the latest trends, developer challenges and to take intelligent risks while being innovative to advance IBM’s exciting new WebSphere offerings that improve our your personal brand and career. Come hear how several developers’ productivity PLUS participate in a live coding women executives have navigated and advanced their session! Just bring your laptop and we will supply all the careers in technology during periods of tremendous change 6
  9. 9. Conference Highlightsin the industry. This interactive session will provide you with Each exam offered relates to a specific certification pathtips, best practices, and lessons learned from the experts where each path consists of a series of examinationson how to develop and grow your personal brand within specifically designed to validate one’s technical proficiency.your company and external network. Be sure to attend this It is strongly recommended that potential test takers prepareimportant career development session, which has previously for their exams prior to the conference. To prepare, and tohad standing-room only at other conferences. understand the requirements in terms of the certification description, test objectives, recommended educationalBack by Popular Demand! resources and estimated time required to take the test, referBirds-of-a-Feather Sessions to the IBM Rational Professional Certification Program on the IBM website:, June 4 12:45pm – 1:30pm rl_index.shtml.Join fellow attendees, partners and IBMers to discuss hottopics in Systems and Software Delivery. See page 156 for IBM Software Technical Sales Mastery Testingthe Birds-of-a-Feather sessions. This year IBM Business Partners will be able to validate their skills on IBM Rational solutions and products by being ableInnovate Labs and Integration Center to take IBM Software Technical Sales Mastery testsIBM Solution Center in the Exhibit Hall within the Certification Lab. They will be eligible to take two(see page 170 for Exhibit Hall hours) (2) free tests as an attendee. For details on the availableVisit Innovate Labs to see future capabilities that could be in tests, descriptions, test objectives and recommendedour products, as well as demos from IBM Research. Visit the education, refer to the website: Center to see how your tools, our tools, their tools certify/mastery_tests/index_bd_sw.shtml#18.can be connected. Certification Exam RegistrationIBM Certification Testing There is no pre-registration. Exams will be provided on anEurope 1 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level availability basis during the published conference testing hours. Exams are closed-book and computer-based,Sunday, June 3 1:00pm – 3:00pm containing multiple-choice questions. They are delivered inMonday, June 4 11:00am – 6:00pm a proctored environment via Prime, a password protected,Tuesday, June 5 10:30am – 6:00pm web-based tool. To reduce the wait time, follow theWednesday, June 6 10:00am – 5:00pm directions on the Innovate website on Certification and create your Prometric Username and Password before coming toThursday, June 7 8:00am – 12:00pm the Certification Lab. Validate your knowledge and Join the ranks of technical professionals who expand technical expertise by certifying and promote their skills by taking advantage of this great your skills with on-site IBM opportunity to become part of the IBM Certified Community! Professional Certification exams!Attendees of the IBM Innovate are entitled to take two Earn Professional Development Units (PDUs)(2) FREE IBM Rational Certification exams while onsite Keep your PMP certification up-to-date by earning PDUs byat the conference. Additional exams may be taken at the attending your choice of 430 technical sessions in 26 tracks.significantly reduced price of USD $100. Certification exams You will be eligible to earn up to 26 PDUs! Find the “IBMfrom Cloud Computing, Cognos, IBM Enterprise Content PDU Certificate of Attendance” form in your conference bagManagement, Information Management, Lotus, SOA, Tivoli, for instructions on recording your total number of PDUs.WebSphere, and XML are also being offered at a 50% IBM session monitors will be available to sign your form atdiscount. In addition, at this year’s conference, we are able the end of each session that you attend. Tally the numberto offer IBM STG certification exams at a special event rate of of PDUs that you earn on your certificate of attendanceUSD $95 per exam. These special exam prices offer Innovate form and record the total number against one activity ID atattendees a significant discount over external testing center Exams are payable through an online test tool withany major credit card. A complete listing of all IBM Rationalcertification exams will be available at the Certification Lab. 7
  10. 10. Conference Highlights Technical Workshops Virtual Concierge – Connect with IBM Innovate Technical workshops are back by popular demand. Seating Have questions before, during, or after the conference? is limited and pre-registration is required, so if you have not Just follow us on Twitter (@ibminnovate) and tweet yet signed up for any of the workshops but would still like using #ibminnovate. Like us on Facebook ( to attend. Pricing for workshops is as follows: $100 for the ibminnovate) to get exclusive updates and see all the pictures first workshop; $75 for the second, and $50 for the third and videos from the conference. and any additional. See pages 147–150 for the workshop schedule and descriptions. Client Connections Lounge Europe 2 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level Open Lab Workshops Monday, June 4 9:30am – 5:00pm Europe 4 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level Hospitality Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm Monday, June 4 1:45pm – 6:00pm *Honoring our Rational Champions Tuesday, June 5 10:30am – 12:00pm Tuesday, June 5 10:00am – 5:00pm 1:45pm – 6:00pm Hospitality Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm Wednesday, June 6 10:00am – 12:00pm Wednesday, June 6 9:30am – 5:00pm 1:45pm – 6:00pm Hospitality Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm The Open Lab workshops provide an opportunity for hands- Open to all Rational client and Business Partner references, on experience using IBM Rational solutions, tools, and as well as our Global Rational User Community (RUC) and processes. The participant will be able to see the Rational 2012 IBM Champions. This lounge is a welcome retreat solutions come to life by experiencing a complete usage during your busy days at Innovate 2012. Stop by and scenario of the IBM Rational Solution with simulated, but network with other clients and RUC members. Take a break real-world data and assets, to accelerate their Rational and enjoy a snack, book a client reference meeting, check solution and tool-usage expertise. The open lab workshop your email, or just put your feet up and relax. scenarios complement the learning from the speaker sessions by offering a list of scenarios for the participant to Not already a client reference or RUC member? No problem! select and work through at their own pace. Let us register you on site then usher you inside. Be one of the first 25 new references or members per day and then see VoiCE what’s in store at the IBM Innovate Store! (Check-in with us IBM Rational Voice of the Client (VoiCE) is an exclusive for details!) Don’t miss the hospitality hour each afternoon one-day invitation-only event offering the opportunity to (M-W) from 4:00pm to 5:00pm. Join us in the lounge to help interact with Executives, Product Management leaders, us kick-off the best Innovate conference yet! and other clients from across the Rational community. This We can’t wait to see you there. event features product solution sessions, which facilitate candid discussions amongst clients who have vast product Consulting Café knowledge and a desire to influence the Rational products, Europe 5 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level services, strategy, and business decisions. The sessions provide you with the following benefits: Monday, June 4 10:00am – 5:00pm Tuesday, June 5 10:00am – 5:00pm Significant input into steering product direction Wednesday, June 6 10:00am – 5:00pm Access to key decision makers within IBM Rational Do you have a question Influence over product capabilities, enhancements about implementing and support Rational’s latest Jazz Insight into IBM Rational development plans technology? Are you trying to figure out the most efficient way to migrate from CC/CQ to RTC? Do you need some Collaboration with industry peers to learn and share more caffeine to get you through the day? If you answered best practices yes to any of these questions, please stop by and see us at All VoiCE participants must have a confidential agreement the Rational Consulting Café—we are here to help. in place. If you are interested in learning more about Getting the most out of your Rational investment is what it’s VoiCE or other Rational Client Programs please email all about. The Rational Services team works with our most or stop by the VoiCE registration successful customers to leverage their Rational products desk for additional information. into real business results. Our mission is to make you 8
  11. 11. Conference Highlightssuccessful. Whether you have new business problems to Red Carpet Lounge Exclusively forsolve or questions on existing investments, join us for coffee Accelerated Value Program Clientsat the Consulting Café where the Rational Services team Asia 5 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Levelcan help answer your questions on how to use the Rational Red Carpet Lounge Welcome ReceptionTechnologies more effectively. Bring your questions and take Sunday, June 3 5:00pm – 6:00pmthat well deserved, highly productive coffee break! Red Carpet LoungeSupport Café Monday, June 4 9:30am – 5:00pmEurope 3 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level Tuesday, June 5 10:00am – 5:00pmMonday, June 4 – Wednesday, June 6 Wednesday, June 6 9:30am – 5:00pm9:45am – 1:00pm and 3:00pm – 5:00pm Thursday, June 7 8:00am – 11:00amHave questions? Want to share your feedback with our The Rational Accelerated Value Program Team is proudTechnical Support management and executives? Need to to continue the tradition of hosting an “invitation only”learn how to best interact with your IBM Support teams and experience for our Accelerated Value Program (AVP) clientsexpedite your issues and concerns? Looking to discover at Innovate 2012: the AVP Red Carpet Lounge.the latest IBM improvements to our support website andknowledge-base? Well, look no further! Come talk to IBM Here AVP clients have access to exclusive presentations andRational Client Support in the Support Café! Drop by and technical discussions driven by client interest and deliveredenjoy some refreshments and discuss your support needs by experts and executives from Rational’s Development andwhen YOUR schedule permits. We are here to assist you Client Support teams. The AVP Red Carpet Lounge (RCL)Stop by and visit us! ribbon is also your ticket to join us for refreshments, forge a new connection, enjoy a moment of respite, or a chance toSystem z Solutions Suite catch up on work. Need help with an Innovate related issue?Northern Hemisphere D – Buildout Rooms 2 & 3 – The AVP Team will be on hand to assist. The AVP RCL isDolphin Hotel – Ballroom Level your exclusive one stop shop for expertise, comfort andMonday, June 4 9:30am – 3:00pm convenience during Innovate!Tuesday, June 5 10:00am – 4:45pm Executive Briefing CenterHospitality Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm Sunday, June 3 10:00am – 5:30pmWednesday, June 6 9:30am – 4:45pm Monday, June 4 10:00am – 5:30pmHospitality Reception 4:00pm – 5:00pm Tuesday, June 5 10:00am – 5:30pmThursday, June 7 8:00am – 11:45am Wednesday, June 6 10:00am – 5:30pmThe System z Solutions Suite is your place to see thelatest solutions and technologies in a relaxed, one-on-one The Executive Briefing Center offers a unique opportunity toenvironment. Choose from a variety of solution-focused, meet with IBM executives. This enables you to gain greateron-demand briefings and demos presented by our technical insight from the leaders of IBM regarding Rational solutionsexperts, who will also be available for private consultations. and strategy. The Executive Briefing Center check-in area is located in the Swan Hotel, 1st floor, across from the LarkThese in-depth sessions will help you: 1 & 2 rooms. If you have one-on-one meetings scheduled, Understand how to address typical real world problems please arrive five minutes early to check in. If you are not encountered on a daily basis by system z application scheduled for a one-on-one meeting, go to the Executive developers Briefing Center check-in desk to request a meeting, subject to availability. Use modern tools to monitor, manage, debug and analyze applications in a real-world enterprise Discover, identify and categorize key assets and business logic functionality, and revitalize your applications Empower your employees to do more, and make their work easier in the process Realize quicker time-to-market and time-to-revenue Get more out of your infrastructure 9
  12. 12. Conference Highlights Exhibit Hall Receptions Super Women’s Group Reception Atlantic Hall – Walt Disney World Dolphin – Asia 5 – Dolphin Hotel – Lobby Level Ground Level Tuesday, June 5 7:00pm – 9:00pm During our evening sponsor receptions, discover the Event co-hosted by: solutions and technologies available from IBM Rational Wendy Toh, Vice President, Rational Worldwide Client partners in the comprehensive 2012 Exhibit Hall and IBM Support; Dibbe Edwards, Vice President, Rational Solution Center. Sponsors and partners will be exhibiting Development; and Beth Friday, Vice President, Rational their latest software solutions. software Services Sunday, June 3 6:00pm – 8:30pm Appetizers and Refreshments will be served. Do not miss Sponsored by: out on this opportunity to network with other women in the Software Industry. Monday, June 4 5:00pm – 8:00pm Innovate Tuesday, June 5 5:00pm – 7:30pm NEW! Systems Engineering Networking Evening Augmented Reality Game with IBM Rational and INCOSE In a crowd as big as the IBM Rational user community at Osprey Ballroom – Swan Hotel Innovate, it can be hard to get next to your favorite guest star Monday, June 4 8:00pm – 10:00pm or celebri-geek. IBM Rational invites you to “A Night with INCOSE” our Not any more, thanks to IBM Rational’s Next2NOW exclusive systems engineering event where you can play with augmented reality technology! Find out how to geolocate our latest technology, meet INCOSE President John Thomas, our Next2NOW Zones, where you can get Next2 Innovate and mingle with Industry experts and systems engineering faves and raves. leaders. Hosted by the IBM INCOSE and Product and Service Framework teams, this complementary event provides networking opportunities and systems engineering discussions, plus cocktails and appetizers! ROCK ’N RIDE AT SeaWorld! ® IBM Storage Featuring Co-Hosted by Foreigner Expect More from Your Storage Attendees and guests are invited to experience close-up animal encounters, thrilling attractions, and lavish performances at this special event! Dinner and entertainment are included. Buses depart at 7:00pm from the Convention entrance. Sponsored by: See inside back cover for more details.10
  13. 13. Conference HighlightsMeet the Authors and Book Signing! Introducing IBM Champions!Innovate Bookstore – Convention Foyer – Dolphin Hotel For a second year, Rational software selected awardees– Lobby Level for the IBM Champion program. These champions areBook Store Hours non-IBMers who influence and mentor others to help drive the best use of IBM software, solutions, and services.Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm IBM Champions are IT professionals, business leaders,Monday 9:30am – 5:00pm developers, or educators who go above and beyond to:Tuesday 9:30am – 5:00pm 1) share their knowledge and expertise, 2) evangelize IBMWednesday 9:30am – 5:00pm solutions and 3) grow the community of people focused on IBM solutions.Thursday 9:00am – 12:00pm Become an IBM ChampionBook Signings at Innovate 2012 IBM Champion online nominations for Rational openConference Bookstore in January. An IBM panel evaluates each nominee’s Monday, June 4 contributions over the past 12 months, considering 5:30pm – 6:00pm factors such as community impact, expertise, and the quality, quantity, and scope of their contributions. Existing Leading Lean Software Development Champions are eligible to renew their status if they have Mary Poppendieck made significant contributions to the community over the previous 12 months. We will announce the next set of champions in March 2013. Tuesday, June 5 Why be an IBM Champion? 12:15pm – 1:15pm In addition to being rewarded with IBM Champion merchandise, champions are highlighted and recognized Work Item Management with IBM with online and at live events. They receive invitations and IBM Rational ClearQuest and Jazz discounts to IBM conferences and are granted access to David Bellagio key IBM business executives and technical leaders to share their opinions, learn about strategic plans, and ask questions. In addition, they may be offered various speaking Tuesday, June 5 opportunities that enable them to raise their visibility and 12:15pm – 1:15pm sphere of influence. A Practical Guide to Distributed Scrum Get to Know the Champions! Elizabeth Woodward As you engage with conference attendees this week, please notice those with a blue “IBM Champion” ribbon affixed to their conference badge. These are the “go-to” folks for IBM Rational software and solutions and will be able to help you navigate the conference schedule, get involved in Wednesday, June 6 the community, and connect with the right influencers or 12:15pm – 1:15pm technical leaders. Physics of the Future Learn more about the IBM Champion program and how Michio Kaku you can nominate yourself or someone else. ibmchampion Congratulations to Our Champions! Wednesday, June 6 12:45pm – 1:15pm Disciplined Agile Delivery Scott Ambler, Mark Lines 11
  14. 14. 3 Steps to AgileHear AgileV T TSee Agile Rational Team ConcertV ’ T ® Top Industry Rated T ® Agile Planning and Development Team Collaboration Work Item ManagementBe Agile Source Code Management W ® T W T
  15. 15. What’s Happening in the Exhibit HallExhibit Hall Hours A Walk in the Clouds(See Exhibitor/Sponsor/Maps on page 170) Take A Walk in the Clouds, and experience what the cloud can do for you.Sunday, June 3 6:00pm – 8:30pm Booth #138(Reception) You’ve heard the buzz about cloud computing, now visit withMonday, June 4 5:00pm – 8:00pm IBM SmartCloud experts to discuss how Cloud can enable(Reception) you and your business to deliver dynamic services at lowerTuesday, June 5 11:00am – 2:00pm cost and with less risk. Stop by, explore the vast range of 5:00 pm – 7:30pm IBM and Rational cloud solutions, test drive some of theWednesday, June 6 11:00am – 2:00pm solutions, and ask your questions. You will leave with your “Head in the Clouds.”Innovate LabsThe Innovate Labs will include demonstrations and NEW! FIRST Robotics at Innovatepresentations that showcase forward-looking work from Monday, June 4 5:00pm – 8:00pmRational Development and IBM Research. Meet FIRST Robotics competition teams, 1902—ExplodingCome visit to see future capabilities that could be in our Bacon and 1649—Team EMS, and their robots onsite duringproducts soon. Innovate! Experience the innovation that FIRST has to offer our next generation of engineers. Smarter Lifecycle for the Cloud Policy Tester Agile Transformation Zone Booth #132 Business Analytics for Managing Development Commitments Interested in Agile but don’t know where to start? Trying to scale Agile practices in a larger enterprise and hitting Weaver—Advanced Dev/Test Platform for Integrated roadblocks? Stop by the IBM Agile Transformation Zone Infrastructure Development in the Exhibit Hall to learn about proven strategies to DOORS.Next successfully adopt Agile practices and scale them as you grow. Get real-time advice from Agile coaches, and find out Advances in Mobile App Testing how IBM can help you identify your Agile bottlenecks to Systems Optimization Workbench generate measurable results and greater business agility. Portfolio Strategy & Management Offering Sponsored by:Integration Center connectED LoungeLet’s hook up—your tools, our tools, their tools! Stay connectED at Innovate! Follow #ibminnovate to find out what’s happening before, during, and after the conference.Do you have business problems that cross the lifecycle Have questions? Just ask us on Twitter (@ibminnovate) orin a varied and complex tool environment? This real-time Facebook ( Don’t forget to stop by theinteroperability showcase allows you to experience live connectED Lounge in the Exhibit Hall to recharge, hang out,scenarios between a huge variety of tools, from Rational’s connect with experts like IBM Champions, and get someown offerings to other IBM brand software to third-party tools cool giveaways. It’s your one-stop for everything social open source. Highlighting the power of Open Services forLifecycle Collaboration (OSLC), you’ll see a range of currently NEW! Developer Cafeavailable and early prototype integrations being developed by Buildout Room 1IBM, business partners, and the community at large, linking Being able to meet with developers and technical leads fromdata and artifacts from one phase of software and systems Rational has been cited by Innovate attendees as one of thedevelopment to delivery to support. most valuable benefits to be gained at the conference. To embrace that sentiment, we are introducing a new event at Innovate 2012: The Developer Cafe. Located in the Exhibit Hall, the cafe is where conference attendees can meet with Rational technical personnel who will share their tools, tips, tricks, and techniques for building innovative software. Don’t miss the chance to get up close and personal with the people who wrote the book on developing great software. 13
  16. 16. What’s Happening in the Exhibit Hall Enterprise Modernization and SOA User Experience Zone Come play in the IBM SOA and Enterprise Buildout Room 2 Modernization Sandboxes for System z and Open during Exhibit Hall hours and other times Power Systems. by appointment. Learn how you can leverage IBM’s cloud-based product The User Experience encompasses all aspects of a trial environments: the IBM SOA Sandbox and Enterprise person’s experience with a software solution. To attain a Modernization Sandboxes. The SOA Sandbox lets you high level of consumability and ease of use requires the increase your skills and get familiar with IBM SOA and BPM active participation of the end user in the design of the User middleware through practical, hands-on, online trials. The Experience. That’s where YOU come in! Make a difference in Enterprise Modernization Sandbox focuses on application Rational software. Stop by the User Experience Zone to meet design and development for CICS, IMS, Green Screen, with UI designers, test engineers, and technical leads to let COBOL, AIX, IBM i and EGL applications for System z and us know what is important to you. Don’t miss the chance to Power Systems environments. Come attend this open lab in have your say in the design of Rational software. the Solution Exhibit Hall and get your questions answered by our SOA, BPM, and Enterprise Modernization for System z Planned Sessions and Power Systems experts while you play! Hands on evaluations: A Linked Data Approach to Engineering Lifecycle NEW! Innovate Race Car Challenge Management Buildout Room 3 Systems Requirements and Design Models Integration Monday, June 4 via OSLC hands on evaluation Students 10:00am – 2:00pm Jazz and Collaborative Lifecycle Management Setup, Customers 2:00pm – 6:00pm Landing and Navigation The Innovate Race Car Challenge, by IBM and RP5, an IBM Change and Configuration Management Business Partner, will pit “Generation Now” vs. “Generation Rational Quality Manager Next” as students battle customers in a race to the finish line. Using the Agile process and Rational Team Concert, Rational Reporting Solutions: RRDI, Insight, RPE contestants will work through three agile sprints, racing their cars after each round. Only one car will reign victorious and Rational Enterprise Modernization: Developing with claim bragging rights for their Generation! Will the energy of Rational IDEs the students win out over the experience of the customers? Rational Enterprise Modernization: Out-of-box We don’t know who will win...but we do know it will be fun! raining feature! Pre-registration is required. System Verification Test (SVT) scenario exploration: Sponsored by: Quality Manager: New project timelines, team areas and permissions for test planning and execution Virtual—and Virtualized—Continuous Integration Testing WATSON Returns to Innovate! for WebSphere WATSON made his Innovate debut in 2011 and he’s back Middleware with Green Hat Virtual Integration Environment in 2012. Smarter Computing recently became a reality for most of the world as IBM’s WATSON took on the Departmental Development Scenario (DDS) Jeopardy! Challenge and handily defeated the two foremost Enterprise Development Scenario (EDS) contenders. Come try your Jeopardy! skill against WATSON Managing requirements with MS Office and Rational in our Solution Center. Requirement Composer System Verification Test use of machine provisioning, product install, setup and config for testing Application Project Management with Focal Point/APM Accelerator workflow Enterprise deployment of Rational Publishing Engine Rational Reporting Solutions: Insight, RRDI, RPE14
  17. 17. General Conference InformationRegistration and Information Center Hours IBM Goes Wireless!Innovate 2012 Stay wired without wires in our designated HOT ZONESRegistration/Information Center throughout the Conference. Bring your laptop or PDA to theSaturday, June 2 2:00pm – 7:00pm HOT ZONE areas located in the Lobby, Northern Hemisphere BCD, Northern and Southern Foyers of the Dolphin HotelSunday, June 3 7:00am – 8:00pm and the Swan Hotel Lobby during show hours, and enjoyMonday, June 4 7:00am – 7:00pm fast and free wireless Internet access. Relax with your fellow attendees while keeping connected to email, news, or theTuesday, June 5 7:00am – 7:00pm Innovate 2012 conference website for the most currentWednesday, June 6 7:00am – 6:30pm session information. Simply point your wireless card to the “INNOVATE” SSID!Thursday, June 7 7:00am – 1:00pm The Innovate SmartSite and Conference KiosksIBM Innovate Store The Innovate SmartSite ( andVisit the IBM Innovate Store, conveniently located in the Conference Kiosks allow attendees to access eventDolphin Convention Foyer. Here you will find an incredible information, including:selection of Rational software and IBM merchandise. Makeplans to stop by and check it out for yourself: Session schedule and detailsSunday 10:00am – 5:00pm Personal agenda & schedulerMonday 9:30am – 5:00pm Event news & highlightsTuesday 9:30am – 5:00pm Conference proceedingsWednesday 9:30am – 5:00pm Session & Conference evaluationsThursday 9:00am – 12:00pm Networking and more! The SmartSite MOBILE application also provides aMeals (Full conference badge needed) consistent attendee experience to the Web portal and on-siteContinental Breakfast event kiosks. It is designed for HTML5 smart phone browsersNorthern Hemisphere Ballroom – Dolphin Hotel – such as Android, iPhone, Windows Mobile, Blackberry Storm2.Ballroom Level First time SmartSite users: Create a user account and newMonday – Tuesday 7:30am – 8:00am password by providing your Innovate 2012 badge number and last name. After completing your online registration, visitWednesday 7:30am – 8:30am anytime through a browser and enterThursday 7:30am – 8:30am your email address and the password you selected to log in. Your personal agenda can also be accessed and modifiedLunch through a web browser while on site at the conference. If youNorthern Hemisphere Ballroom – Dolphin Hotel – need help or encounter any problems, please inquire at theBallroom Level Innovate Information Desk or contact SmartSite support atMonday 12:00pm – 2:00pm Hemisphere – Pacific Hall – Dolphin Hotel – Conference ProceedingsGround Level Innovate 2012 session presentation PDFs will be availableMonday 12:30pm – 2:00pm for download to full conference attendees on the Innovate SmartSite, the password-protected attendee portal, throughTuesday – Wednesday 12:00pm – 2:00pm August 2012. Use your registration confirmation number to access SmartSite. 15
  18. 18. General Conference Information Audio Media/IntelliQuest Media Going Green! Information Desk IBM Rational is teaming together with the Walt Disney World Conference Recordings – Swan and Dolphin Resort to implement a variety of “Green” Available for Purchase initiatives during Innovate 2012. During your stay and Monday, June 4 7:00am – 6:00pm throughout the conference, you will notice we have taken many steps to reduce paper and utilize recycled materials as Tuesday, June 5 7:00am – 6:00pm well as conserve water, reduce waste and encourage energy Wednesday, June 6 7:00am – 6:00pm efficiency. Some of the changes we’ve made to promote Thursday, June 7 7:00am – 12:00pm these “Green” efforts include: MP3 copies of the audio recorded conference sessions Paper Reduction—Online Schedule Building: In (along with Presentations in PDF format) will be available via an effort to reduce paper, we encourage all conference the Intelliquest Online Library to full conference attendees. attendees to utilize the online session schedule builder Library subscribers will receive the URL and a username available at the conference kiosks to preview sessions and password allowing continuous download for the life to determine which sessions are of interest. Printers of the online library. Library content may be “streamed” for are available for printing personalized schedules (and immediate access, or downloaded to your computer for later recycled paper is utilized), but we encourage attendees access or transfer to your mobile device. The Online Library make notes in their copy of the conference guide or will remain live for 12 months post conference. The fee for personal notebooks to reduce paper waste. this all access subscription is $159.00 now and $199.00 Post-Conference url for Technical Session post conference. Conference recordings are also available on Presentations: An additional effort to reduce the amount DVD-ROM for $199.00 now and $259.00 post conference of paper utilized at the conference is creating a post- (price includes domestic shipping and handling). Follow the conference url versus printing handouts of conference Innovate Replay icon on SmartSite, or visit the IntelliQuest presentations. Media Information desk located in the convention foyer opposite Registration for more information. WELCOME TO A FASTER FUTURE + MAKE AUTOMATION WITH RATIONAL FUNCTIONAL TESTER MORE EFFICIENT. + DELIVER PROJECTS TO THE BUSINESS FASTER. + IMPROVE TEST COVERAGE. For more information go to and visit us at Pedestal F in the Ready for Rational Pavilion.16
  19. 19. General Conference Information Recycling Bins: Paper/Can/Plastic Recycling bins Special Assistance will be located on all three levels of the Dolphin Hotel It is important to us that you enjoy the Innovate 2012 and throughout the conference meeting space at the Conference. Please stop by the Registration/Information Swan Hotel. Center if you have any questions or special needs to be addressed onsite and we will be happy to The number of printed signs has been reduced. accommodate you. Plasma screens have replaced the printing of numerous conference signs, reducing much of the non-recyclable Badges materials. Attendees and participants are required to wear conference You will find any session, speaker or conference changes/ badges at all times during conference functions. Badges updates, plus daily conference highlights on the kiosks are not transferable. Badges will be distributed onsite during and on the public plasma screens. conference registration. You will be required to pay your registration fee to replace a lost badge. The conference evaluations will no longer be printed, but will be available online at the conference kiosks. No-Smoking Policy Complete your session surveys online each day at a The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is a smoke free conference kiosk or on your Innovate 2012 Portal and resort*. The Hotel kindly requests that you refrain from each day that you complete all of that day’s session smoking in your room, or on your balcony, as *designated surveys, your name will be entered to win the daily iPod smoking areas are located throughout the resort. For your touch! On Wednesday be sure to complete your full convenience, designated smoking areas are located at: conference evaluation to receive your free conference Dolphin 1st Floor East – located just off the elevators behind t-shirt! the back entrance of Todd English’s BlueZoo Restaurant; Dolphin 1st Floor West—located just off the elevators acrossOut and About In Orlando! from Picabu; this area is also available for our guests usingLong known as a destination for family fun and the place to the Central elevators and Dolphin Front Entrance—locatedshake hands with Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, Orlando directly to the left while exiting the building, where theis also home to fabulous golf courses, great shopping, water benches are located. If you have any questions regardingparks, 5-star restaurants, spas and great site-seeing. the hotel’s non-smoking policy, please contact Guest Services at extension 66.If you’re planning to stay on at the Walt Disney World Swanand Dolphin after the conference to enjoy any of the Walt Mobile Phones and PagersDisney theme parks, you will be able to take advantage of In response to comments on past conference surveys andcomplimentary transportation throughout Walt Disney World® as a courtesy to other attendees and speakers presenting atResort and the “Extra Magic Hour” benefit—each day one Innovate 2012, we do ask that you please turn off (or moveof the four Disney Theme Parks opens an hour early or stays to vibrate mode) all cellular phones. In addition, all cellularopen up to an extra three hours after regular closing to enjoy phones must be answered outside of the meeting attractions, for those staying on a Disney property. Please keep your fellow attendees and speakers in mind.(Valid Theme Park ticket and Resort ID required.) In addition,you can reserve advance tee times at four championship Lost and FoundWalt Disney World Resort golf courses and receive priority Located at the Conference Registration and Informationseating at selected Walt Disney World Resort restaurants. Desk. At the end of the conference anything unclaimed will be brought to the Walt Disney World Dolphin HotelDisney Ticket Desk security office.Sunday, June 3 – Saturday, June 97:30am – 5:30pmThe Disney Ticket and Information desks are convenientlylocated in the guest services area on the Lobby Level at boththe Swan and Dolphin Hotels. 17
  20. 20. 2012 Business Partner and Global Rational User Group Activities Innovate 2012 – Business Partner Summit Rational 2012 Competitive Landscape: Walt Disney World Swan A Look at the Major Players Sunday, June 3 9:00am – 4:00pm Swan 10 In this session we will examine our positioning against key The Rational Business Partner Summit at Innovate 2012 is competitors as well as Open Source and low-cost providers, the day dedicated to you, all of our IBM Rational Business understand how IBM differentiates from these competitors Partners. Whether you are an ISV, a Reseller, or a Value and also how we can integrate their presence into our Added Distributor, the Innovate 2012 Business Partner environments as a surround play. For key competitors, we Summit will be packed with all you need to know about IBM will discuss strategies across the stack and priority offerings, 2012 solutions, the 2012 Rational strategy, IBM Business value proposition and seller behavior. Partner programs, and the IT and complex & embedded systems topics that are shaping the Rational global Innovate 2012 Business Partner Summit marketplace. General Session The Business Partner Summit keynote and breakout Lunch will be served (located in Swan 5 & 6) sessions will help you understand how to best position, Be sure to have your IBM Innovate Business market and sell solutions based on IBM Rational Software. Partner badge. Through an information-packed series of sessions, practical Sunday, June 3 11:30am – 1:30pm content will be delivered on marketing programs and best practices, selling strategies and techniques, tools and tips Join us at the Innovate 2012 Business Partner Summit to for facing off against the competition, and how to leverage discover what’s next in Rational technology and future trends growth engines. from some of the brand executives: Jeff Kristjansen Morning Sessions Gina Poole Light breakfast refreshments available at 8:30am Kristof Kloeckner Sunday, June 3 9:00am – 11:00am Mark Register Rob Lamb Technical Sales Mastery (TSM) Pre-Exam Reviews Swan 7-9 Afternoon Sessions During your week at Innovate in Orlando, you will have the Sunday, June 3 1:45pm – 2:45pm opportunity to take one of the three new Technical Sales Mastery (TSM) Exams covering Enterprise Modernization, Increasing Client Value Through the Rational Systems Collaborative Lifecycle Management, and Systems and EcoSystem (located in Swan 7) Software Engineering. As part of the Business Partner The Relevance of Continuous Integration and Mobile to Summit on Sunday, we are offering two-hour “final reviews” Enterprise Development (located in Swan 8) for each of the exams. IT Domain Strategy and Business Opportunities for These sessions will not teach you everything you need Partners (located in Swan 9) to know to successfully pass the exam. You still need to complete the virtual learning associated with each exam. The Make Your Marketing Deliver! Leverage IBM Marketing to “final review” is designed to give you a high-level overview of Build a Stronger Pipeline (located in Swan 10) the virtual learning materials as well as a discussion of what Break 2:45pm – 3:00pm to expect on the test. You will also have the opportunity to Light afternoon refreshments ask any questions related to the learning materials. Sunday, June 3 3:00pm – 4:00pm IBM Rational Collaborative Lifecycle Management for IT — Technical Mastery Exam — Pre-Exam Review Game Changing Advances in Quality Management: (located in Swan 7) Market Insights and Partner Opportunities (located in Swan 7) IBM Rational Systems and Software Engineering — Technical Sales Mastery Exam — Pre-Exam Review Ready for IBM Rational and Rational ISV Open House (located in Swan 8) (located in Swan 8) IBM Rational Enterprise Modernization with System z The IBM Mobile Enterprise and Rational’s Mobile Strategy — Technical Sales Mastery Exam — Pre-Exam Review (located in Swan 9) (located in Swan 9) The Quick & Easy Way to Find New Customers18 (located in Swan 10)
  21. 21. Please join us for THE best IBM Business Partner reception 2012 Business Partner and Global Rational User Group ActivitiesInnovate 2012 Business Partner CaféAtlantic Hall A – Dolphin Hotel ever! Don’t come late. Be sure to have your IBM Innovate Business Partner badge.Sunday, June 3 6:00pm – 8:00pm Sponsored by:Monday, June 4 11:00am – 8:00pm Meeting Rooms 11:00am – 8:00pm Experts Onsite 3:00pm – 8:00pmTuesday, June 5 8:00am – 7:30pm 2012 IBM Rational Awards for Meeting Rooms 8:00am – 7:30pm IBM Business Partners Experts Onsite 11:00am – 2:00pm The IBM Rational team is pleased to present the 5th annual 5:00pm – 7:30pm IBM Rational Business Partner Awards at Innovate 2012. The Rational Business Partner awards recognize IBMWednesday, June 6 8:00am – 2:00pm Business Partners who have demonstrated excellence in Meeting Rooms 8:00am – 2:00pm delivering business value solutions to our clients based on Experts Onsite 11:00am – 2:00pm their integrations with IBM Rational software. The awardThe Rational BP Cafe’ is THE place to be to get informed categories are:and energized while at Innovate 2012. Come to the Power Innovation in IT DevelopmentBar to Connect, Collaborate, Energize. The BP Café is the Winner: Ascendant Technologyplace to plan your Next marketing and sales activities using Finalist: TestPro Pty Ltdtools and people available Now! Come to the Power Bar and Finalist: Qualiti Software Processestalk to experts about creating a compelling profile, drivingopportunities around Agile, and new IBM Business Partner Innovation in Systems Developmentbenefits. Meet your customers, meet your reps, meet the Winner: INCHRON GmbHexperts, meet us. Grab a cup of coffee, a smoothie, or a Finalist: 321 Gangpower bar and get connected. Finalist: Willert Software Tools GmbHExpert table topics to include: Innovation in Enterprise Modernization Development Navigating and Understanding the Winner: ARCAD Software IBM PartnerWorld Program Finalist: PKS Software GmbH Finalist: Island Training Solutions Enhance Your Business with IBM Supporting Tools The IBM Rational awards are intended to honor outstanding IBM Business Partner Marketing & Co-Marketing Programs achievement among our IBM Business Partners, recognizing ISV and Developer Relations—Building a Smarter Planet leaders who have made noteworthy contributions to the with IBM Business Partners industry and our customers. Award winners will be recognized during the Business Partner Summit on Sunday, June 3 and Partnering with the Rational Agile Team will receive recognition throughout the conference. Develop new WebSphere applications and solutions fast and cost effectively! Innovate 2012 Best of Show New this year, the Innovate 2012 Best of Show awardSponsored by: TSL Marketing is specifically for sponsors of the Innovate Conference. plan develop manage Four semi-finalists were selected to demonstrate their solution at the Solution Center. After a final review by a set of IBM executives, Sunday, June 3, during the Exhibit HallBusiness Partner Reception Opening Reception, a winner will be determined. TheYou’ve spent most of the week collaborating, networking, winner and finalists for the Innovate 2012 Best of Showmeeting, and learning! Now it’s time to chill, relax, and will be announced on Monday, June 4, at the Openingunwind! Meet us on the Crescent Terrace at the Swan Hotel General Session.Tuesday evening, June 5, from 7:30pm – 8:30pm. The four finalists are:We’re offering great appetizers, wine, beer, fruit-infusedcocktails, and some great “scientific” subject matter experts! CloudOneThe only thing missing is You! Worksoft TestPro Pty Ltd BigLever Software 19